Scraping for scraps

Via A Fine New Guide for Transit Activists on the Human Transit blog: US transit agencies are less powerful than they appear and are often not the source of the biggest problems. Much of what they do is defined by their poverty and by the great mass of regulations and labor contracts that form the […]

Tied up

Originally published over on StreetsCred: Earlier this week, a pedestrian was killed by a GRTC Pulse driver. From what I’ve heard (I’ve not and will not watch the video should it ever exist publicly), she got out of a car, attempted to cross the bus lane, but never looked for an oncoming bus. She died […]

Elect people who ride the bus

Via Cap'n Transit Rides Again: My top two strategies to get transit built are to focus on the potential for glamorous ribbon cuttings, and to get people elected who commute by transit, and who care about transit commutes. Decision makers are not interested in cost figures for their own sake, and neither am I. I […]

Get to the stuff!

Via Manton Reece This is so dang true. I've already spent so many minutes wading through intros of Apple Arcade games waiting to figure out what kind of game I'm actually playing. The best Apple Arcade games start with gameplay nearly right away, realizing they are mobile games first.